Step 1: Materials

The materials required for this instructable are:


  • Hot glue gun with glue
  • Soldering iron with solder
  • Wire cutter/stripper
  • Multimeter
  • Helping hands tool (not required, but helpful)
  • Solder Sucker (helpful if you mess up)
  • Sandpaper
  • Small phillips screwdriver
arhodes186 years ago
very very cool!!!! faved +5 stars! Will this work with an older DS? and what kind of Diodes?
mrcs6 years ago
How are those 2 Solar panels soldered together ?? i have done this once before about a year ago.. ya know, creating a DS solar panel.. but i did not know about instructables. :( but i did not use these solar panes.. how did you put these two together ??
MrHobo6 years ago
What kind of diode do you use, because I went to radio shack and they had a bunch of different types.
Rotten1946 years ago
I like your glue gun XD
sorry that i kkep bothering you, i'm just very interested in this. what diodes did you use?i'm finding, like, a bazillion different types.
approx. how much did this project cost?